Palm, European Fan

Chamaerops humilis

  • A very popular landscape palm due to its cold hardiness.

  • This palm forms clumps that can grow up to 15’ tall.

  • Can be an extremely fast grower if given adequate water and fertilizer.

  • Growth habits, size, leaf color and shape can all vary from plant to plant.


Hot dry hills and mountains of the Mediterranean Sea basin

USDA Cold hardiness Zones


Light Requirement

Part shade to full sun.

Soil Requirements

Very drought tolerant once established